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Re: symlink in /usr/include (fwd)

> How about installing the kernel headers directly in /usr/include,
> rather than linking them into /usr/src?  I always assumed this was
> standard kernel practice.  Apparently, I was wrong.  Are there any
> opinions on the subject?

I doubt it would affect a lot of people.  But putting the includes in
/usr/include will make it a bit of a pain in the ass for people who
want to upgrade their kernel without using Deb packages.  What is
Stallman's objection to the link anyway?


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